The Optometry Library is a branch of the Indiana University Libraries system. It supports the teaching and research missions of the School of Optometry, the graduate program in vision science, and all vision-related studies at IU. In addition, the library serves as a vision science resource and information center for optometric practitioners and residents of the state of Indiana. The library and its collections may be used by IU students, staff, and faculty and by any resident of Indiana.

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The Optometry Library will be CLOSED this Saturday, October 25:  the electricity in the building is scheduled to be turned off.  The power is scheduled to be back on by the 1pm opening time Sunday.  Please check here for any shut-down updates.  Thank-you for your patience!

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Today's Hours

8:00am - 4:00pm See all

Amenities

  • Building Access Enter on east end of the building. Take elevator in the center of the building to the second floor. Library and Study Area are beyond double doors at west end of the building. Building Access
  • ScanningScanner is located next to the public computer workstation on the east end of the Study Area. Scanning
  • Copy Machine(s)Copy machine is located in the Optometry Library, room 202. 5 cents/page; cash only. Document feeder, stapler. Copy Machine(s)
  • Reserve ServicesPaper and media reserves available by request at the Circulation Desk. Reserve Services
  • Food ServiceVending available in the Student Lounge. Food Service
  • TechnologyMediascape tables and large screens available for use with personal laptops. Other technology available on a limited basis to Optometry faculty and staff. Technology
  • Group Study SpaceConference Room 202 is reservable via online booking system or by calling Optometry Library Circulation Desk. Other study rooms available on first-come first-served basis. Group Study Space
  • Quiet Study SpaceRoom 213 is currently earmarked for quiet study for up to 6-8 people. Quiet Study Space
  • PrintingBlack and white printing only. Printing
  • Computer Workstations2 public workstations with scanner and print release station. Other workstations are solely for Optometry faculty, staff, and student use. Computer Workstations

Contact Info

Optometry 202
800 E Atwater Ave
Bloomington, IN 47405
812-855-8629
Jian Liu
Jian Liu - Head, Science Libraries
(812) 855-4420

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